Twitter to launch a new ‘Super Follow’ paid subscription

February 28, 2021

Get access to exclusive content for $4.99 per month.

A recent Analyst event for Twitter revealed some details on features that are coming to the microblogging platform. One of these new features includes a new ‘Super Follow’ subscription that will let you pay $4.99 a month get exclusive access to various content.

Super Follow is a new way for creators to be able to monetize audiences on Twitter. This new paid subscription tier was noted to be similar to platforms like Patreon. If you decide to be a paying subscriber, you will be getting a supporter badge as well as exclusive content.

Many also pointed out that paid access to tweets from notable sources is similar to websites employing paywalls to access the content. It was also said that Super Follow could impact many publications around the world but it wasn’t specified specifically how.

Additional new features coming to Twitter include Communities similar to Facebook Groups, as well as a new Safety Mode. Twitter didn’t share when Super Follow will be debuting, but it has put many users over the fence considering that not everyone is willing to pay a subscription fee just to access the content.

What do you think about Twitter’s new Super Follow feature? Are you willing to spend $4.99 monthly to access content from notable personalities on Twitter? Let us know in the comments!

by Victor
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff.